When pulling from a repository containing a newly added submodule, the submodule subdirectory is empty. SourceTree neither updates the submodule contents upon pulling nor do I know how to update manually afterwards from within SourceTree. Currently I'm doing it with "git submodule init" and "git submodule update" on the command line. Is there a way for achieving this from inside SourceTree?
Hmm, yes this should be happening automatically but it's not, I'll look into it. It definitely works when cloning, and when you change the tracking options, but it seems pulling a new submodule needs some extra handling.
Tracking this one here: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/SRCTREE-870
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